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Maryann Miller
Attended St. Clements High School, Macomb County Community College, Collin County Community College, University of Houston, Trinity University, University of Texas at Dallas
Lives in Texas
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Wow! Good for Wal Mart and good for all the animals that feed us.
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Humorist, Slim Randles, shares some humor on my blog today.. Let me know what you think of Delbert's idea.
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Do you support wind energy? Not everybody does.
On my recent vacation I saw lots of wind turbines in Montana, Wyoming, Kansas and Nebraska. Since the wind goes sweeping across those plains, it seemed logical that wind farms would be prevalent th...
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Interview with Kristy Woodson Harvey, author of the wonderful book, Dear Carolina.
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Mother's Day presents, Superman, and a good book.
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My usual Friday rant tempered with a few jokes. And I have no idea why the picture is upside down. It isn't in the blog. Sigh....
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Just a bit of a rant about Texas Governor Greg Abbott - and we thought RIck Perry was an embarrassment. Then some fun. Honest.
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What a thrill it was to sing with Peter Yarrow at the concert this past weekend in my little town of Winnsboro. What great fun the whole weekend was.
This past weekend was a wonderful musical experience with two concerts at the Winnsboro Center for the Arts by Peter Yarrow and his son, Christopher Yarrow. What amazing talents! I was taken back t...
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A nice reminder of what we need to do every day as writers.
‘Now is the month of maying,  When merry lads are playing,  Fa la la la la la la la la la la  Fa la la la la la la.’ *  English madrigal, Thomas Morley (1595)  There are many similarities between learning to be a succe...
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Author * Freelance Editor * Sometimes Actress * Always a Book Lover
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Hello, so glad you stopped by for a visit. I have been writing all my life and plan to die at my computer, hopefully after finishing a book, not in the middle of one.

When I am not busy writing, or blogging, which is really writing if you think about it, I love to be on stage. I have been the theatre director at our local art center for a number of years and always enjoyed directing plays, never thinking I would ever be in one. A friend dared me to try it, and I was bitten by the acting bug in a big way.

I've written in a number of genres, but am focusing more on mysteries of late. I have the Seasons Series that features two women homicide detectives in Dallas. Think "Lethal Weapon" with female leads. Open Season is the first book in the series, followed by Stalking Season. While I focus on longer works, I do write a short story when my muse gifts me with one. To see a full listing of all my titles, visit my author page at Amazon.  

It has been my honor to win a few awards for my work, including the Page Edwards Short Fiction Award for a short story that was inspired by the fleeting glimpse of an old man sitting under a tree as I drove by on a country highway. It is always such a joy to be gifted with a story that way.

I live in the beautiful Piney Woods of East Texas with one horse, one goat, one sheep, one dog and four cats. The cats rule.

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I am now living my childhood dream of being a farmer. Or trying to be. (smile)
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  • St. Clements High School, Macomb County Community College, Collin County Community College, University of Houston, Trinity University, University of Texas at Dallas
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